Robbrecht Van Cauwenberghe was born in Ghent and started playing the accordion at the age of seven. In 2013, he was admitted to the Royal Conservatoire of The Hague where he was supported by an excellence scholarship. Robbrecht had lessons from An Raskin and Janne Rättyä, with whom he studied for 6 months in Graz (Austria), after which he finished his Bachelor in Music with 90%. In 2018 he also graduated from the Catholic University of Leuven, obtaining his Bachelor degree in Musicology, awarded with Magna Cum Laude. Robbrecht plays a Jupiter Bayan, especially build for him in Moscow.